reptile genus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n reptile genus a genus of reptiles
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Usage

In literature:

A genus of Deinosaurian Reptiles.
"The Ancient Life History of the Earth" by Henry Alleyne Nicholson
A flying reptile: species of this genus have been found in the Oolite and Muschelkalk.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
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In news:

A 95 million-year-old fossilized jaw discovered in Texas has been identified as a new genus and species of flying reptile.
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